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Art on the Farm: A Tale of Two Central Illinois Artists

Event date: 7/16/2017 4:00 PM Export event
Elaine Evans
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Art on the Farm: A Tale of Two Central Illinois Artists

Art on the Farm: A Tale of Two Central Illinois Artists
Rock Springs Nature Center
3939 Nearing Lane - Decatur
Sunday, July 16, 2017
2:00 pm

Learn how two very different Central Illinois artists used crops and livestock as their inspiration and elevated Midwestern agriculture to an artistic genre. Guest speaker Bill Kemp, Librarian of the McLean County Museum of History and ISHS Director, explores the unique personal lives and unconventional careers of these little known artists whose works were everywhere from mansions to magazines. Reservations are encouraged for this program, but if you decide you can come on the day of, we have saved you a seat!

More information and online registration can be found at http://maconcountyconservation.org/events/art-on-the-farm-a-tale-of-two-central-illinois-artists/.
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